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Smashed by a school bus

Police say the driver of the bus suffered a medical episode right before the crash in Williamsburg. 9 parked cars were smashed. A miracle that no children were on the bus at the time of crash.

This crash was similar to Wednesday night’s accident in Brownsville, where a firefighter suffered a seizure and lost control of Ladder 120.

Six were hospitalized but none were hurt seriously.

Injured in bus crash in NY? Contact New York bus crash lawyers at Ajlouny Injury Law by calling 1-800-535-5029.

School Bus Crashes Happen:

According to NHTSA, from 2006 to 2015, there were 324,710 fatal motor vehicle traffic crashes. Of those, 1,172 (0.4%) were classified as being related to school transportation.

NHTSA defines a school-transportation-related crash as one that involves, either directly or indirectly, a school bus body vehicle or a non-school bus functioning as a school bus, transporting children to or from school or school-related activities.

  • May 26, 2017 – A school bus crash in Jamaica, Queens, sent 17 children to the hospital with minor injuries on Friday, May 26, 2017
  • Feb 13, 2017 – 4 injured when school bus jumps curb on Upper East Side
  • Oct 31, 2017 — Mangled School Bus, Bodies Everywhere in Manhattan.

If you, your child or someone you love has been injured in a school bus accident, immediately seek medical attention.

Important piece of information. a medical report is essential for making a personal injury claim.

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Queens Truck Crash 30 People Reported Injured

Breaking News: Queens, New York. 30 People Being Tended To BY EMT/FDNY After Crash Involving School Bus, Truck Demolishes Front of Queens Food Store.

Truck Crashes In Food Stand

Hillside Ave & Hollis Ct Multiple injuries reported

One person has been reported to be seriously injured; NYFD say they got a call about a “person with trauma” after the accident shortly before noon outside New Giant Farms, a market known for its fresh fruit and flower sections, on Hillside Avenue in Queens Village.

Queens truck crash

Approx. 30 people being evaluated for injuries after truck crashes into food stand in Queens.

Photos shot by bystanders at the scene show the front of the store completely demolished, as firefighters venture carefully inside the building.

Truck Crash

30 Being Evaluated After Crash Involving School Bus.

The front of the school bus also appeared to have sustained heavy damage. The window of the door the driver would open to let people on was completely smashed.

Buildings officials are heading  to the scene to assess the structural damage to the building.

This is an on going story.  Check back with us for updates.

Drunk driver slams into a school bus in the Bronx

A drunk driver slammed into a school bus in the Bronx early this Monday morning, sending the bus driver to the hospital, officials said.

Luckily, no children were on the bus when an SUV slammed into the vehicle head on at Story and Boynton Aves. in Soundview at about 6:15 a.m.

The bus driver was transported to Jacobi Medical Center with minor injuries, according to NYPD.

The SUV driver, obviously intoxicated, was arrested, police said.

Bronx School Bus Crash

1 injured in School Bus Crash in the Bronx. Man taken in NYPD car in handcuffs.

School Bus Crash In Brooklyn

Three people were injured in a crash involving a school bus and a minivan in Brooklyn.

Two people suffered minor injuries in the crash that occurred at the corner of Flatbush Avenue and Avenue P early Wednesday in Flatlands.

A third person in serious condition was taken to the hospital.

Brooklyn Bus Vs. Car Crash

3 Injured in Brooklyn Crash Involving School Bus.

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